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Christ died on the cross to pay for all of our sins. Past. present and future. I faithfully believe that and see myself as a sinner.I accept what he did for me and become a born again christian. He sends me the Holy spirit. So what did I do to earn my salvation?
Salvation is not earned. Earning something means you worked for it and are entitled to it from that work.
There is nothing we can do to earn God's salvation. There is no work you can do to get it either.
Its a gift. Gifts by definition are not earned, they are freely given.
We ask for the gift of salvation and it is given to us on the condition that we repent.
What did we do to earn God's salvation? Nothing. God is Love, its part of His pure and loving nature to provide and offer the gift, not because of anything we could ever do but because of God himself alone and who He is.
You have to turn back (or repent) to God. The condition is that you have to believe the truth of Christ and turn back. One cannot accept a gift they do not believe in because at some point you have to change your mind about it in order to accept it or reject it for what it is. You have to change your mind in order to place your faith in God.
Also many will call on and have "faith" in the name of Christ according to Matt 7:21-23 and He will reject them because He never knew them.
Why is this true if its "faith alone" as you claim?